The Castles of South-West Wales


This book is a comprehensive guide to the history and architecture of 37 stone castles and fortified houses dating from the 12th century to the 16th century in the area now called Dyfed, but which from the 13th century until 1974 formed the counties of Cardigan, Carmarthen and Pembroke.

An introductory section is folloew by two gazetteers illustrated with many plans and photographs by the author.

There are also two maps and two lists with brief details of about 100 mottes and ringworks which are relics of wooden castles of the period 1093 to 1225

Published in 1996

Contains 88 pages with 130 illustrations

ISBN 1-871731-26-6

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Weight 0.26 kg